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Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Checklist

Your Bankruptcy Petition Preparer will require the following documents. (Our Process)
  • 6 months of paycheck stubs.
  • 6 months of bank account statements.
  • Copies of titles to all motor vehicles.
  • Copies of any and all lease agreements, including motor vehicle leases, rent-to-own property, contracts, etc.
  • Copies of any lawsuits, foreclosures, judgments, liens, or garnishments filed within the past two ( 2) years.
  • Copies of all insurance policies including life, disability insurance, homeowners, renters, motor vehicles, or any other insured assets.
  • Be sure to include any ” riders” which cover any specific items of personal property with insured values.
  • Income tax returns for the past two ( 2) years.
  • All documents relating to retirement accounts
  • Separation agreements, decrees of dissolution, divorce decrees, or support obligations filed within the past one (1) year.
  • Security agreements, financing statements, and any or all personal property leases.
  • Copies of credit reports from all 3 credit reporting agencies:
  • Stock certificates, bonds, credit union, and passbook savings accounts and statements evidencing investments or savings.
  • Documents verifying interest in any future property (such as a Will)
  • Consumer credit counseling Certificate
  • Copies of the most recent statement from any educations IRS and/ or Tuition Trust account
  • Copies of the most recent statements from any student loans.
  • List of prior addresses you have lived at within the past three ( 3) years.
  • Copies of utility bills for the past six ( 6) months.
  • Driver’s license or state identification card which provides verification of your social security number
  • Any documents relating to a ” disabled veteran” status

Documents should be scanned and uploaded to our client portal for processing at least 48hrs before your Initial Petition Filing Meeting. Once you have paid your petition preparation fee, you will receive an email inviting you to login to our client portal. You must upload all documents required for your petition to our client portal.

Our Fee: $250 (Make Payment)

Schedule your Initial Petition Meeting (30 Minute Virtual Meeting)

Schedule your Follow-up Petition Meeting (60 Minute Virtual Meeting)